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Twentieth-Century Literature (2005) 51 (3): 341–372.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Norman Finkelstein Copyright © Hofstra University 2005 HI Late Duncan: From Poetry to Scripture Norman Finkelstein A poem always runs the risk of being meaningless, and would be nothing without this risk —-Jacques Derrida, Writing...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2005) 51 (3): 385–390.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Patricia P. Chu Tell This Silence: Asian American Women Writers and the Politics of Speech , by Duncan Patti , Iowa City : University of Iowa Press , 2004 . 274 pages. Copyright © Hofstra University 2005 Untold Stories, Old and New Tell This Silence: Asian American Women...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2012) 58 (4): 694–701.
Published: 01 December 2012
..., but not for others, apparently assuming that all readers are familiar with figures such as Isadora Duncan, Ezra Pound, Charlotte Mew, H. D., et.al., which is not necessarily true with an interdisciplinary study such as this one. Such information would also provide the reader with insight into Preston’s...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2011) 57 (1): 132–139.
Published: 01 March 2011
... to be about four central figures— the poets Robert Duncan and Robert Creeley; the artist Wallace Berman; and the filmmaker, artist, and folk music anthologist Harry Smith—he populates it with many of the artists with whom these figures worked and lived. In this way, Contextual Practice reflects...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2005) 51 (2): 249–258.
Published: 01 June 2005
... of writers and a poet who plumbed the depths of various cultures in his attempt to uncover transhistorical truths. For Duncan, myth is a central force that can reveal history and its truth content as a created thing because myth is a “poetic structure in our history” (6). He writes...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2017) 63 (1): 94–101.
Published: 01 March 2017
..., 1910–1950 . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . Perloff Marjorie . 2004 . “ Don’t Mention the War: The Letters of Robert Duncan and Denise Levertov .” Times Literary Supplement 28 : 11 – 12 . The flaw in this book is that it fails to reveal a multiplicitous American culture...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2015) 61 (2): 264–271.
Published: 01 June 2015
...), Sarojini Naidu (India), Sara Jeannette Duncan (Canada), Katherine Mansfield (New Zealand), Jean Rhys (Dominica), Una Marson (Jamaica), and Christina Stead (Australia)—raises provocative methodological questions as she gestures toward a more expansive understanding of literary modernism’s terrains...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2016) 62 (4): 379–402.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Press . Debo Annette . 2012 . The American H.D. Iowa City : University of Iowa Press . Duncan Carol . 1995 . Civilizing Rituals: Inside Public Art Museums . New York : Routledge . Duncan Carol Wallach Alan . 1980 . “ The Universal Survey Museum .” Art History...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2003) 49 (1): 12–31.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Clifford, Duncan and Gregory, Russell, and Urry. 5. For Meral, Mark Twain’s Innocents Abroad is “the first example of what hap­ pens when preconceived ideas and concrete reality meet head-on,” and Twain is “the first writer to appreciate to what extent the American tourist was a potential source...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2007) 53 (2): 212–217.
Published: 01 June 2007
... Levertov, Robert Duncan, or such post-Language poets as Kenneth Goldsmith? The book’s best and most cogent moments occur in the discrete chapters. Ashton is at her best when comparing and differentiating representative modernisms: (Riding) Jackson, Stein, Williams, Pound, and Zukofsky, constructing...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2013) 59 (1): 157–163.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., François Delsarte’s “System of Expression,” Georges Gurdjieff’s “Insti- tute for the Harmonious Development of Man,” and Isadora Duncan’s “Greek” or modern dancing (69), among others. Vetter does not examine the specificities of these different theories in great detail but instead draws out...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2018) 64 (4): 504–510.
Published: 01 December 2018
... for community pageants and dancers posing as fauns, and Isadora Duncan and Loïe Fuller, “the electric fairy,” performing a new kind of flowing dance. All offer Rasula test cases to consider the valence of the spiritual in this post-Wagnerian modernism. Earlier he had spoken of how Kandinsky, Piet Mondrian...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2016) 62 (1): 56–74.
Published: 01 March 2016
... accorded that poetic vision not to the speaker but to Johnny (22). Indeed, Duncan Wu suggests that “the idleness and joy experienced by Johnny as he moves out of the poem and into the night indicate that he is enjoying nothing less than a pantheist apprehension of the natural world. . .. He is, in fact...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2020) 66 (3): 361–384.
Published: 01 September 2020
... . Lyric Theory . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Davie Donald . 1991 . Collected Poems of Donald Davie . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . Duncan Andrew . 2005 . Centre and Periphery in Modern British Poetry . Liverpool : Liverpool University Press...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2014) 60 (4): 423–454.
Published: 01 December 2014
... back suddenly and unexpectedly late at night, . . . and said he had left a Cézanne by the roadside! Duncan rushed off to get it and you can imagine how exciting it all was” (212-13). The excitement over the painting in the hedge still reverberated years later, and the event lent its title...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2008) 54 (4): 493–513.
Published: 01 December 2008
... of Andrew Marvell. Ed. H. M. Margo- liouth. Rev. Pierre Legouis and Elsie Duncan-Jones. Vol. 1. Oxford: Clarendon, 1971. Milton, John. Complete Poems and Major Prose. Ed. MerritY. Hughes. New York: Odyssey, 1957. Motion, Andrew. Philip Larkin. London: Roudedge, 1982. Philip Larkin...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2014) 60 (2): 222–242.
Published: 01 June 2014
.... Steven Rendall. Los Angeles: U of California P, 1988. Edkins, Jenny. “Remembering Relationality: Trauma Time and Politics.” Memory, Trauma, and World Politics. Ed. Duncan Bell. New York: Palgrave, 2006. 99-115. Gal, Allon, and Athena S. Leoussi, and Anthony D. Smith...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2015) 61 (3): 373–391.
Published: 01 September 2015
... figure: between 1921 and 1932 Butts spent most of her life in London or Paris. She was close to Isadora Duncan and Jean Cocteau and comfortable among fellow modernists in general, although her dislike of cliques, and her sense of being rooted in another world, meant that she tended not to identify...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2021) 67 (2): 191–214.
Published: 01 June 2021
... at the Slade School of Fine Art (1903–5), after which she apprenticed under Max Bohm in the French atelier École de la Palette (1910–12). Before her long residency in central London with Wyndham Lewis and other Vorticists, Dismorr contributed illustrations of female nudes and of the dancer Isadora Duncan...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2009) 55 (2): 232–254.
Published: 01 June 2009
... Mountain Poets, Robert Duncan, Robert Creeley, and especially Charles Olson, whose essay “Projective Verse” deals with poetry’s inscription of human motion. 18. David Seed discusses how Lee predicted reader-response criticism. 19. Lee would have applauded McWhorter’s approach to reading Michel Fou...